7 days in Lorca & Cartagena Itinerary

7 days in Lorca & Cartagena Itinerary

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7 days in Lorca & Cartagena Itinerary

Start: Lorca
1
Lorca
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Cartagena
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
End: Lorca

3
nights
Lorca

Lorca ©
Lorca is a municipality and city in the autonomous community of Murcia in southeastern Spain, 36mi southwest of the city of Murcia. Venture out of the city with trips to Cabo de Gata-Níjar Natural Park (in Almeria), Playa de los Muertos (in Carboneras) and Monsul Beach (in San Jose). There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Castle Of Lorca, make a trip to Centro De Visitantes Rio Borosa, enjoy the sand and surf at Cabo Cope-Puntas de Calnegre, and see the interesting displays at Centro de Artesania de Lorca.

To see photos, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Lorca day trip site .

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Lorca. In October, daily temperatures in Lorca can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can go by car to Cartagena.

Things to do in Lorca

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Centro De Visitantes Rio Borosa, Playa de los Muertos, Monsul Beach, Cabo de Gata-Níjar Natural Park
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Cabo de Gata-Níjar Natural Park ©
Cabo de Gata-Níjar Natural Park
Playa de los Muertos ©
Playa de los Muertos
Castle Of Lorca ©
Castle Of Lorca

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nights
Cartagena

Cartagena ©
Start off your visit on the 28th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Real Casino de Murcia, admire the landmark architecture of Cathedral de Santa Maria, then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and finally browse the different shops at Zenia Boulevard. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Bateria de Castillitos, then enjoy the sand and surf at La Mata Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Las Salinas de Torrevieja.

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Traveling by car from Lorca to Cartagena takes 1.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Cartagena can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Cartagena

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Murcia, Torrevieja, Zenia Boulevard
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Museo Del Teatro Romano ©
Museo Del Teatro Romano
Room Escape Games
Bateria de Castillitos ©
Bateria de Castillitos